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La Luz de Taos Artists' Opening
Friday, May 10, 2024

La Luz de Taos Artists' Opening

5-7 pm
Lunder Research Center, 138 Kit Carson Rd

Join us for light refreshments and meet some of the La Luz de Taos 2024 exhibition artists

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Artists Preview Opening: Through the Lens of Taos Day School
Saturday, January 27, 2024

Artists Preview Opening: Through the Lens of Taos Day School

2-4 pm
138 Kit Carson Road, Taos

Artists preview of new exhibition of photography by Taos Pueblo youth

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Holiday Reception | Kit Carson Road Holiday Celebration
Saturday, December 16, 2023

Holiday Reception | Kit Carson Road Holiday Celebration

3-6:30 pm
Lunder Research Center, Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 138 Kit Carson Rd

Join us under the farolitos for cider, snacks, and a strolling minstrel in front of The Lunder Research Center as we celebrate the holidays along with other Kit Carson Road museums and merchants

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Open House | Wet Paint Sale & exhibition opening | Garden Giveaway | open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition
Saturday, October 7, 2023

Open House | Wet Paint Sale & exhibition opening | Garden Giveaway | open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition

2-5pm reception and sale, 3-5pm open house and garden giveaway
Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 138 and 146 Kit Carson Rd

First Saturday Open House, PAPA Wet Paint Sale and exhibition opening, Garden Giveaway, and open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition

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Artist demonstration: santero Luis Barela | Open House | open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition - September
Saturday, September 2, 2023

Artist demonstration: santero Luis Barela | Open House | open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition - September

Artist demo 2-4 pm, open house 3-5 pm
Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 146 Kit Carson Road

Join us for a demonstration and talk by Taos santero artist Luis Barela, open house tour of the historic site, and open hours for our seasonal exhibitions Aún Aquí exhibitio

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Artist demonstration: stone sculptor John Suazo | Open House | open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition - August
Saturday, August 5, 2023

Artist demonstration: stone sculptor John Suazo | Open House | open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition - August

Artist demo 2-3, open house 3-5 pm
Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 146 Kit Carson Road, Taos

Join us for a demonstration and talk by Taos Pueblo stone sculptor John Suazo, open house tour of the historic site, and open hours for our seasonal exhibitions

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Western Treasures: Property to Benefit the Couse-Sharp Historic Site (online auction)
Saturday, July 22, 2023

Western Treasures: Property to Benefit the Couse-Sharp Historic Site (online auction)

online (see link in description)

Participate in our second online Benefit Art Auction to support the mission and vision of Couse-Sharp Historic Site

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First Saturday Open House and open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition - July
Saturday, July 1, 2023

First Saturday Open House and open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition - July

3-5 pm
138 and 146 Kit Carson Road

First Saturday Open House and open hours for Aún Aquí exhibition

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Connecting Communities celebration and open house
Saturday, June 10, 2023

Connecting Communities celebration and open house

2-5 pm
146 Kit Carson Rd, Taos

Our Connecting Communities event celebrates the new Lunder Research Center and two exciting new community-focused art exhibitions

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Mix 'n' Meet with Taos County Chamber of Commerce
Thursday, January 12, 2023

Mix 'n' Meet with Taos County Chamber of Commerce

5:30 - 7 pm
Lunder Research Center, 138 Kit Carson Rd

Join us and members of the local Chamber of Commerce for a mixer with refreshments, door prizes, and LRC tours

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Mini Holiday Reception | Kit Carson Road Holiday Celebration
Saturday, December 17, 2022

Mini Holiday Reception | Kit Carson Road Holiday Celebration

3-6:30pm
138 Kit Carson Road, Taos | Couse-Sharp Historic Site

Join us for light refreshments at The Lunder Research Center to celebrate the holidays along with other Kit Carson Road museums and merchants

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First Saturday Open House, Heritage Garden Seed & Plant Giveaway
Saturday, October 1, 2022

First Saturday Open House, Heritage Garden Seed & Plant Giveaway

3-5 pm
138 and 146 Kit Carson Road

Traditional giveaway of seeds and cuttings from the site's Virginia Walker Couse Heritage Garden

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Bonanza Book Sale
Saturday, September 3, 2022

Bonanza Book Sale

10 am - 5 pm
138 Kit Carson Road, Taos (back portal)

Bonanza book sale benefiting Couse-Sharp Historic Site

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Jivan Lee artist demo, First Saturday Open House
Saturday, August 6, 2022

Jivan Lee artist demo, First Saturday Open House

2-5 pm
146 Kit Carson Road

First Saturday Open House of the historic site, Jivan Lee plein air painting demonstration, and open hours for The Infinite Landscape exhibition

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Lecture by our Executive Director on the Artistic Import of Taos: 1900-1950
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Lecture by our Executive Director on the Artistic Import of Taos: 1900-1950

6 pm
Harwood Museum of Art, 238 Ledoux St, Taos

Davison Koenig, Executive Director and Curator of Couse-Sharp Historic Site, will lead an insightful discussion on the artistic developments in Taos during the first half of the 20th century

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La Luz de Taos Seventh Biennial Gala & Art Sale
Friday, May 20 - Sunday, May 22, 2022

La Luz de Taos Seventh Biennial Gala & Art Sale

Ticketed event
Multiple locations

Four events over three days benefit Couse-Sharp Historic Site

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Open hours for Glimpses of the Past exhibition
Thursday, January 13 - Saturday, February 26, 2022

Open hours for Glimpses of the Past exhibition

noon - 4 pm
Lunder Research Center, Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 138 Kit Carson Rd, Taos

Open hours for the seasonal exhibition Glimpses of the Past: Historic New Mexico Prints 1880-1950

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Open hours for Glimpses of the Past print exhibition
Saturday, August 28, 2021

Open hours for Glimpses of the Past print exhibition

10 am - 4 pm
Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 146 Kit Carson Road, Taos

Experience our seasonal exhibition Glimpses of the Past: Historic New Mexico Prints 1880-1950 in the 1830s Luna Family Chapel during open hours

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Open hours for Glimpses of the Past print exhibition
Saturday, August 21, 2021

Open hours for Glimpses of the Past print exhibition

10 am - 4 pm
Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 146 Kit Carson Road, Taos

Experience our seasonal exhibition Glimpses of the Past: Historic New Mexico Prints 1880-1950 in the 1830s Luna Family Chapel during open hours

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Open hours for Glimpses of the Past print exhibition
Saturday, August 14, 2021

Open hours for Glimpses of the Past print exhibition

10 am - 4 pm
Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 146 Kit Carson Road, Taos

Experience our seasonal exhibition Glimpses of the Past: Historic New Mexico Prints 1880-1950 in the 1830s Luna Family Chapel during open hours

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